The challenge

Emu was approached to conduct a number of highly critical searches as both Wesfarmers and the Bunnings executive team wanted to lift capability across key functions, as they embarked on a business-wide digital evolution program and broader M&A activity.

The roles

Chief Operating Officer

General Manager Human Resources

General Manager Supply Chain

General Manager Merchandise

General Manager Data & Analytics

General Manager Transformation

Head of Product & Digital

Head of Customer Solutions – Commercial x2



Emu was engaged and successfully delivered multiple searches including; Chief Operating Officer, General Manager HR, General Manager Supply Chain, General Manager Merchandise, Head of Product & Digital, Head of Data & Analytics, Head of Customer Solutions. Emu was pleased to announce the successful on-boarding of all candidates who were proactively targeted as part of both local and global searches.






Female success



Weeks to complete



Balanced shortlist


Very innovative in the approach to identifying new talent. Commercial while solving critical, complex GM assignments

Mike Schneider - CEO, Bunnings
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